Password Protect Folders with SecretFolder
SecretFolder is a freeware using which you can password protect the folders on your computer so that they are not accessible to other users. The folders can then be unlocked by providing the password and unlocking it.
The program has got a very simple interface. On opening the program for the first time, it will ask you to set up the Master password. You can then drag and drop the folders that you want to hide. The folders are then hidden from the view and are also not accessible through command prompt. To unlock the folder, simply open the program, provide the password and click unlock. You can hide unlimited folders by using the program and it works with FAT, FAT32, exFAT and NTFS file systems.
The program is a freeware and runs on Windows 7 and 8. During the installation, the program will display some promotional content which might change the start page of the browser so be careful while selecting the check boxes.